|Collection type||Digitised Collection|
|Object type||Photograph, Papers, Newspaper cutting|
|Physical description||80 Image/s captured|
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Peck, John Desmond
|Place made||Australia, Greece: Crete, United Kingdom: England|
|Date made||1990 - 1991|
Second World War, 1939-1945
|Copying Provisions||Digital format and content protected by copyright.|
|Source credit to||This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.|
Series 8 - Papers concerning George Psychoundakis, 1990-1991
Collection relating to the Second World War service of VX9534 Lieutenant John Desmond "Johnny" "Des" Peck DCM, 2/7 Australian Infantry Battalion, Second Australian Imperial Force, Australia, Palestine, Greece, Crete, Italy, Switzerland and England, 1939-c. 2000.
Series 8 contains 1 wallets.
Wallet 1 of 1 – Contains papers, newspapers and correspondence relating to George Psychoundakis and the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete, 1990-1991.
The collection includes: brouchures and programs for commemorative events in Crete in 1990-1991; photographs and newspaper articles concerning the reunion of George Psychoundakis and John Desmond Peck; and correspondence from historian Tony Knight regarding an interview he conducted with Psychoundakis and Peck.